Elder

The World Domination Summit is a gathering of 2,500 people from 30 countries, dedicated to living a remarkable life in a conventional world. I was the oldest one there. I have no proof of being the oldest. But a casual scan of the crowd produced nobody older. Except...

I Call Her a Mouseketeer But I'm Jealous

When I first saw Marie on video, I dismissed her as a “Mouseketeer.” She looked to me like she was playing a character from one of those YTV series for tweens, complete with sparkly reminders appearing on screen whenever she said something “tweetable.” I was shocked...

There I Was

I happened to be in a newsroom in Montreal this week, for a meeting that ended up being pushed back because the mayor had just been arrested on corruption charges (following in a not so proud tradition of Montreal mayors) and all hands were on deck arranging coverage....

Something Fierce

What I enjoy most about my book club are the smart, funny, big hearted, socially conscious women who belong to it.  The food and wine are consistently good.  The books vary as books do. Last night’s book sparked more conversation than most.  Something Fierce:...

My Friend the Super Hero

When you read the title of this post I expect you thought I was speaking metaphorically.  But no, I'm talking tights and capes.  And in this case an eerie she wolf shadow. Wendy has always been the kind of woman to leap tall buildings in a single bound, produce...